This Monday will be the first official national holiday of 2018.  This Monday, January 15th is the Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday which means banks, federal and state facilities and even local city offices will be closed.

In the City of Lake Charles, the administrative offices will be closed and certain public services will not take place Monday.

Matt Young said that Lake Charles City Hall will be closed this Monday plus there will not be any trash or garbage picked up on Monday as well.

Changes in trash and garbage pickup are as follows:

Trash and garbage normally picked up on Monday will be rescheduled for pickup on Tuesday, January 16.

Trash and garbage normally picked up on Tuesday will be rescheduled for pickup on Wednesday, January 17.

Thursday and Friday routes will remain on their regular schedules.

All the departments will reopen on Tuesday, January 16th for regular public services.